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Anticipation continues to build in the markets as the S&P hits a new year high, but will Bernanke deliver tomorrow? CNBC's Steve Liesman and Joachim Fels, Morgan Stanley Global Head of Economics, discuss.
Former chair of the FDIC, Sheila Bair, continues her discussion on regulations; the future of the euro; and whether the Fed will be able to deal with inflation.
Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers Holdings, says the ECB bond-buying program is not a game changer and will only raise the level of debt and make the situation worse. "These guys have been saying the same old garbage for a long time", he tells CNBC.
Federated Investors Chief Equity Market Strategist Phil Orlando reveals exactly how he's putting money to work ahead of the Fed.
As oil nears $100, investors try to figure out whether President Obama will release oil from the country's strategic petroleum reserve, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, the Money In Motion traders and Citi's Eric Lee.
Insight on Amazon, Disney and the U.S. 10-Year, with the FMHR traders. Meanwhile Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, offers insight on the euro. "Draghi has done the best possible job that he can, given the institutional constraints he is operating under," he says.
Bob Baur, Principal Global Investors, and Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch, discuss the likelihood of the Fed implementing an additional round of monetary easing on the heels of a weak-than-expected jobs report.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the numbers on the weaker-than-expected jobs report, and discussing whether this will force the Fed to consider additional monetary easing, with Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief U.S. economist.
A new controversial book, "The Price of Politics," by Bob Woodward, claims that President Obama has been so ineffectual with his relationship with Congress, that they have no choice but to wrestle control away from him. National Journal's Major Garrett, provides perspective.
Bill Clinton said that Barack Obama needed more time to get the nation out of its malaise. Does he pale as compared to Ronald Reagan?
The FMHR traders weigh in with their best volatility plays; CNBC's Jon Fortt has the update on Apple's invitation for its September 12th event; and discussing whether China growth fears are overblown, with Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow.
How to invest in quality names while limiting downside risk, ahead of possible quantitative easing from the Fed, with Neel Kashkari, PIMCO head of global equities.
The market day. Also, Fed chief Ben Bernanke gives the market reasons to rally today, with Jim Lacamp, UBS, who responds to the Fed chief's speech at Jackson Hole and the situation in Europe.
Stocks and the euro rise on Ben Bernanke's comments from Jackson Hole. How you can profit from the possibility of more QE3, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Options Action traders. With Jon Hilsenrath, Wall Street Journal.
There was no QE in Fed Chairman Bernanke's speech today, but he left the door open for more stimulus if needed. Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo economist, weighs in.
A look at how the metal sector is reacting to Bernanke's speech on economic policies, with David Meger, Vision Financial Markets.
Discussing the impact of Bernanke's policies on foreign exchange markets and the U.S. dollar, with Nick Bennenbroek, Wells Fargo.
Ira Jersey, Credit Suisse director of U.S. interest rate strategy, provides perspective on the Fed's near zero interest rate policy and its impact on the market.
CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Charles Plosser, Philadelphia Fed President, about the possibility of more QE. "Monetary policy today is at an extraordinary level of accommodation never before seen in history, and there are unintended consequences we are likely to face," he says.
Discussing what traders want to hear from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke in his speech tomorrow at Jackson Hole, with Joseph Greco, Meridian Equity Partners; John Brady, RJ O'Brien; and Ira Eckstein, AreaTradingNY.com president.